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IUS women dominate home opener versus Fisk

IUS women dominate home opener versus Fisk

Brandon Miniard, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2018


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The IU Southeast women’s basketball team, with its mix of faces old and new, started the season on the right foot, defeating visiting Fisk University (Tenn.) 100-54 in front of a crowd of over 250 people at the Activities Building Saturday, Nov. 3, in the first game of the annual Homecoming do...

Dual Threat

Dual Threat

Brandon Miniard, Staff Reporter

October 29, 2018


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It’s very common for an athlete in high school to play multiple sports, such as basketball and baseball, to help them stay active and out of trouble for a longer portion of the school year. That’s not the case in college, where sports schedules often overlap with each other, making it impossible to ...

IUS women’s basketball begins push for RSC title

IUS women’s basketball begins push for RSC title

Brandon Miniard, Staff Reporter

October 29, 2018


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It was 1989 when Robin Farris took the helm as skipper of the IU Southeast women’s basketball program, leading the Grenadiers to a 15-15 record that year. Now, Farris is about to embark on his 30th campaign with the program, the longest tenure in IUS history. Last year IU Southeast saw the Grenadiers fi...

Coach Robin Farris Reaches the 500 Club

Coach Robin Farris Reaches the 500 Club

John Renfrow, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2018


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Coming into the 2017-18 season, there were only three NAIA Division II active women’s basketball coaches with 500 wins or more. Roughly halfway through the season, there is now a fourth. Those coaches include Lori Culler of Huntington (Ind.), David Smalley of Rio Grande (Ohio), Jamie Sale of Morningsi...

IUS holds Homecoming KickOff Bash

IUS holds Homecoming KickOff Bash

Lori Mundell, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2016


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A popcorn bar and free T-shirts were a few of the things available to students at the IUS Homecoming KickOff Bash. The Homecoming KickOff Bash took place Monday, Feb. 15 from noon to 2 p.m. in The Commons.   J.T. Douglas, director of alumni engagement and annual giving, said the purpose of the event was to get...

Grenadiers lose in extra time to KCU

Grenadiers lose in extra time to KCU

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

February 17, 2016


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The IUS`s women’s basketball team lost to Kentucky Christian University (KCU) in overtime by a score of 86-79 on Tuesday night February, 16, 2016. During the course of the game, there were 14 ties and the lead changed 14 time throughout the game. “We played very well,” senior forward Mary...

Grenadiers extend losing streak to three

Grenadiers extend losing streak to three

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

February 10, 2016


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The IU Southeast women`s basketball team fell to IU East by 20 points on Tuesday night, Feb. 9, 2016. During the course of the game, the Grenadiers never led. As the first quarter ended, the Red Wolves jumped out to a 18-8 lead. The Red Wolves kept up the pressure all game. They implemented...

Grenadiers lose to Eagles in thriller fashion

Grenadiers lose to Eagles in thriller fashion

Somolia Pumphrey, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2016


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The IU Southeast women’s basketball team fell short against the Asbury Eagles, losing in overtime by one point on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. IU Southeast never gained the lead against the Eagles, but kept it close the whole game. “I think we had a good game overall; we did some nice things,"...

Grenadiers dominate Midway University

Grenadiers dominate Midway University

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

January 27, 2016


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On Jan. 26, 2016 the IUS women`s basketball team dominated Midway University, with a final score of 95-48. The Grenadiers started hot and stayed that way against Midway’s much smaller lineup. The first half finished with the Grenadiers sitting in a good spot to win the game. At the end of the...

Grenadiers lose KIAC game of the week

Grenadiers lose KIAC game of the week

Les Abbott, Staff Reporter

January 17, 2016


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The IUS women’s basketball team fall to a record of 7-9 on the season after a 77-69 loss to Brescia on Saturday afternoon. In fact, this game was the KIAC Game of the Week. Both sides of the stands were active in the game A strong 26 point 16 rebound performance from senior forward Mary Dye,...

Grenadiers lose first game after break

Grenadiers lose first game after break

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

January 14, 2016


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  The IUS`s women`s basketball team fell to the visiting Oakland City Mighty Oaks in a score of 54-67 on Tuesday, January, 2016. The Grenadiers would lead the Mighty Oaks at the end of the first quarter with a score of 13-10, and the Grenadiers wouldn’t lead a quarter after the first. ...

Grenadiers end regular season on high note

Grenadiers end regular season on high note

Blake Stewart, Staff writer

February 24, 2015


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The IU Southeast women’s basketball team clinched the 2nd seed in the KIAC South Division Sunday afternoon in the Activities Building after beating the Eagles of Midway College. On Senior day, the Grenadiers honored senior guard Heather Wheat, and senior guard Megan Cureton, as the two played their...